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Hotel Ganges View

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 28 October 2013

One of the nicest hotels we have stayed. The beds need improvement. and linens had holes in them. Mattress are a bit hard, but the rooms were nice and large and beautifully appointed. It's like staying in a lovely home. Staff were not so friendly, a little aloof. Would stay there again. Beautiful library and great selection of books. Owners...

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New Orleans, LA
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Stayed here for 2 nights last week (October, 2013) with my boyfriend. We had a very nice stay. The place is very clean and the decor is amazing. Tons of art and interesting antiques; you can tell the owner puts a lot of thought into the decor. Also enjoyed the restaurant where you mingle with other guests. The location is...

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4Thank Soph1013
Reviewed 30 September 2013

What a nice guest house in Varanassi. The place and the location just in front of the Ganga river and the Assi Ghat. In a calm and nice part of Varanassi. Beautiful rooms, decorated with lot of taste, different one from the other, (paintings, color of the room, furnisher...) and a nice view on all the city of Varanassi you...

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1Thank Caroest
Tuscany, Italy
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Staying in Ganges View was a really unique experience. The property is extremely well designed and furnished, everything is really charming and reminds the old era of traveling. We asked for a room overlooking the Ganges and it was beautiful and spotless clean. Also common areas are very pleasant, especially the terrace at first floor and the restaurant hall. The...

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2Thank montinaviganti
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2013

I'd echo a previous reviewer who described this as "a calm oasis in a hectic Varanasi". It could not have been more quiet at night and the only noise during the day was from the odd cow or bell. Our room had a shared (large) balcony that over looked the river but still felt very private. The outside terrace was...

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2Thank Eighty3ben
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2013

With eight trips to India / Sri Lanka between us we have never written a negative review about any property before - so unfortunately here is our first! After reading the reviews we booked here for three nights but we were made to feel so unwelcome / uncomfortable and found the revolving reception staff (particularly one) so unfriendly and unhelpful...

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6Thank WoodyfromTasmania
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 6 September 2013

A ideal hotel to experience the charm and hospitality of a bygone era - a fort on the banks of the river Ganges with the atmosphere and history of a graceful past. All the rooms are tastefully appointed with modern amenities and the staff efficiently look after your needs. The menu is not elaborate but offers a unique blend of...

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London
Reviewed 1 September 2013 via mobile

Hotel Ganges view is a lovely heritage hotel situated right on the banks of the river Ganges. It has a wonderful roof top terrace that has a relaxing cafe and a place to eat breakfast looking on to the river and life below. Varanasi is a very hectic place where you are hassled and jostled wherever you go. Obviously this...

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Horley, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2013

I really loved this place. I managed to hurt my ankle while in Varanasi so spent much of my time unable to walk in the hotel, I was so glad we chose this place. Lots of lovely peaceful places to sit and watch the world below go by or gaze at the ganges. If you eat dinner at the hotel...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 23 August 2013

We definitely chose the wrong time to be in Varanasi (July 29th! Full monsoon period, try to avoid it if you can) BUT we picked a very good hotel, with by far the best position and view we could find. We had booked from home with a simple direct e-mail, they were quick and easy in replying, also picked us...

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Ganges View guest is one of best guest house in Varanasi or Banaras those are situated at unique oldest city in the world or holy pilgrimage cities in India located on the Banks of the Holy Ganges...... and so much ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ganges View

Address: Assi Ghat, Varanasi 221005, India
Region: India > Uttar Pradesh > Varanasi
Price Range: $92 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ganges View 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“The higher the floor, the better the room. But this place is always fully reserved months in advance.”
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